Educational Programs 2014-2015

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Ranger-Led Field Trips

Grand Canyon National Park provides the perfect outdoor setting to enhance classroom based learning. Each spring and fall rangers lead 2.5 and 5 hour long field trips for grades 3-12. During the programs, park rangers guide students through Grand Canyon geology, ecology, and human history. All field trips are curriculum-based and free of charge; most take place on the South Rim.

2014-2015 Field Trip Information (July 30, 2014)

2014-2015 Field Trip Registration (July 30, 2014)

Field Trip Registration begins August 20, 2014.


Classroom Rangers

Would you like a park ranger from Grand Canyon to visit your classroom?

In January and February each year park rangers travel throughout Arizona, southern Utah, and the Las Vegas area, conducting one-hour-long educational classroom activities and school assemblies.

All programs are curriculum-based and free of charge.

Classroom Rangers registration begins October 8, 2014

Distance Learning

Grand Canyon National Park offers state-of-the-art distance learning programs for classrooms. Programs are free. An internet connection is required.


Teacher Workshops

Each year, Grand Canyon National Park offers teacher workshops for continuing education credit.

2014 Teacher Workshop Information (July 30, 2014)

2014 Teacher Workshop Registration (July 30,2014)

Teacher Workshop Registration begins August 20, 2014

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